February 25th, 2021
Ultimate Frisbee practice is Mondays at 3pm on the Turf.
COVID protocols will be followed and all are welcome to attend.
In order to play, two forms must be filled out BEFORE students play and they can be picked up in the office and brought to practice on Monday or emailed to Coach email@example.com.
Grads if you have been listening this week to the announcements you know that today is the last day for valedictorian nomination forms. Please submit your form to the school by the end of the day today. Good luck to all the grads who put their name forward.
Noah Scott please see Ms. Taggart in Room 304 at lunch today.
it is that time of year to pull out the PFD’s. If you are interested in being a part of the sailing team, please see the written announcements for the google class code or contact Mr. Schippers
There will be a Girls Rugby meeting on Monday March 1st at the start of lunch in the big gym. All levels will be welcome to join.
All grade 11 students who signed up for uStart on their course selection form need to meet with Ms. Giesbrecht outside the Career Centre at lunch TODAY to pick up an application form.
Camosun College is hosting several Virtual Information sessions over the next few days. Please click the link for more information. http://camosun.ca/news/press-releases/2021/feb/camweek-2021.html
Mighty Oaks is a way to acknowledge especially extraordinary staff and students. Each week student council will select a name from those submitted and show why they make Oak Bay a better place. If a member of the school community stands out to you, you can nominate them by filling out the from at the link: bit.ly/obmightyoaks
Those students interested in being part of the Oak Bay Sailing Team, we will be having a Q & A zoom meeting on Wednesday, March 3rd after lunch, 1pm. Link in classroom 3rc45gx. Please feel free to join us. If you have any other questions, please contact Mr. Schippers.
Student representatives from across the district are hoping to collect some information from you in regards to a sustainability plan for schools in the Greater Victoria School District. The data collected will be presented to the Board of Education. Please take 2 minutes to complete this survey: https://forms.gle/hugRkr2ndtrmtmBE7
Join us for a Camosun College Nursing Zoom on March 4th, @ 11:35 am in the Library or from you own device. If you think Nursing is the path for you, Zoom with Deb Delaney from Camosun to find out what you can do now in high school to prepare for your application. Please register here or https://oakbaycareercentre.weebly.com/news–events to be sent the zoom link.
CONNECT WITH THE CAREER CENTRE – Grades 9-12
The Career Centre coordinates and promotes events focusing on exploration for student’s possible career paths. Please take a minute to fill out the form on the Career Centre Home page https://oakbaycareercentre.weebly.com/ to let us know pathways you want to explore and we will keep you up to date on relevant events through email.
WorkBC in Victoria and Saanich are excited to announce the date for Work 4 (YOU)TH, WorkBC’s Virtual Youth Employent Fair!
Are you between the ages of 16 & 30? Join us to connect with local employers who are hiring youth. Find out why you should work for them and how to move to the next stage of the hiring process.
Come learn about how WorkBC makes it easier to find employment, including how our new Wage Subsidy Program may be able to pay an employer part of your wage to help you get hired!
When: Wednesday, March 10th from 11 am till 12:30 pm.
We will also be giving away gift card prizes to youth who attend the event!
Register Today! – http://work4youth2021.eventbrite.ca/
The Oak Bay High Library and English department have a book club contest for you! Check out a book on our contest list, read it then bring it back and ask for an entry form. Lots of prizes to be won! The more you read the more chances to win. Ask for more details at the library. Contest runs till June
We are collecting photos for the Winter Student Life section in the Oak Bay High Yearbook. Please upload any of your winter photos with Oak Bay students in them through this link: http://bit.ly/obwinterphotos. All people who submit photos will be entered into a draw for a $25 Tim Hortons Gift Card.
For all the latest information and regular updates from the Career Centre please click https://oakbaycareercentre.weebly.com/whats-going-on
UVic – upcoming events to watch for – https://www.uvic.ca/undergraduate/tours-events/events/index.php
Beacon Drive in is hiring counter attendants. Please click either link for more details. Beacon Drive-In Restaurant Application
Lululemon at Mayfair is hiring. Click for more information and to apply. https://oakbaycareercentre.weebly.com/work–volunteer
BIN 4 is hiring a dish washer. $16-$18/hr. https://oakbaycareercentre.weebly.com/work–volunteer